Willow Creek Association is pleased to announce a special free webinar for Member Church leaders on the topic of "Navigating Economic Challenges" on Wednesday, June 3, 2009. This event will take place from Noon-1:00 p.m. (CST) and will feature Brian McAuliffe, Chief Financial Officer& Director of Operations for Willow Creek Community Church (WCCC).
This interactive event will begin with a brief overview of WCCC's responses to the changing economic environment and lessons learned. The balance of the time will be driven by participant questions and interaction about issues including budgeting, financial planning, cash reserves, staffing, and giving. Questions will be taken live or can be emailed ahead of time to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our featured guest, Brian McAuliffe joined the WCCC team as the Director of Finance and Self-Supporting Ministries in June of 2000. He became the Director of Operations in April of 2002. With over 22 years of management and financial management experience in four major business sectors - Fortune 500, private-for-profit, not-for-profit and government - he currently oversees the financial/accounting, operational and production functions of WCCC as well as its self-supporting ministries. Having earned his MBA from Syracuse University and his BA from the University of Notre Dame, Brian and his wife Janet have two sons and make their home in Elgin, IL.